UCLA Career Center - Handshake

Handshake is a platform that connects talented Bruins with internships, jobs and career opportunities.

Use Handshake to find workshops, events and other career development programs hosted by the UCLA Career Center.


UC Program Internships

UCLA Center for American Politics and Public Policy (CAPPP)
Quarter in Washington Program

UC Center Sacramento Program

Department Teaching Assistants

Applications for TAships with the Asian American Studies Department are due in Winter Quarter (February).

The Asian American Studies Department TA application may be found here:



Still need to find a “match”? Feel free to look for other organizations you can work with.

When you email organizations, make sure to:

  • state your major(s) and, if applicable, your minor(s)
  • let them know you are looking for an internship for academic credit for a particular quarter (make sure to include the start and end dates!)
  • describe why you are interested in their organization for an internship
  • share what skills or knowldge that you have to contribute
  • include your resume and open schedule

The Graduate-Undergraduate Mentorship Program at UCLA – Deadline: 11/26/18

The Graduate-Undergraduate Mentorship (GUM) Program at UCLA is extending the application deadline for graduate students. GUM provides mentoring practice, training, and professional development opportunities for graduate students.   GUM matches graduate students with undergraduate students based off academic interests and similar characteristics. Once matched, graduate students will have the opportunity to mentor students interested in learning more about graduate school and the application process in […]